Rubika

Rubika

Growing up in Chennai, a city in Tamil State in India, Rubika and her brother were unable to afford attending school despite their father’s efforts to pay. After her grandmother fell ill, her father’s $80/month income as a food vendor proved to be insufficient and her...
Naresh

Naresh

When Naresh was fourteen and a sophomore in high school, he was at risk of expulsion from school due to his family’s inability to pay the fees. Despite his father’s efforts to pay the costs incurred, his job as a food vendor making equivalent of $80/month was not...
Enrique

Enrique

A 20 year old determined young man from rural Guatemala, Enrique is a 2nd year university student, majoring in Social Science & Citizen Training Teacher.  He is also solely responsible for providing for his family of three.  He believes that higher education would...
Suvarn

Suvarn

Suvarn is a bright young man with great potential, recognized by his teachers and peers, alike. He comes from a lower income family of Indian ethnicity, which is a minority in South Africa, and often subject to great bias. Suvarn’s family cannot pay for his education,...
Humera

Humera

Humera is a dedicated and hardworking student. Her dream is to become a school teacher, however with the absence of her father in her life and ailment of her mother, without the support of a scholarship from AMBW, she would not be able to continue her studies, even...